Frequency of prayer among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency of prayer

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 264. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 92% 4% 1% 2% < 1% 264
Arizona 81% 13% 2% 4% < 1% 219
Arkansas 83% 13% < 1% 1% 3% 147
California 82% 11% 2% 4% 1% 1,027
Colorado 85% 10% 2% 3% < 1% 150
Florida 84% 10% 3% 3% < 1% 632
Georgia 86% 11% 1% 1% 1% 426
Idaho 85% 11% < 1% 1% 2% 120
Illinois 81% 12% 2% 4% 1% 403
Indiana 83% 11% 1% 4% 1% 242
Iowa 73% 23% 1% 2% < 1% 119
Kansas 85% 12% 4% < 1% < 1% 115
Kentucky 84% 13% 1% 2% < 1% 190
Louisiana 82% 11% 1% 6% < 1% 201
Maryland 77% 19% 1% 3% 1% 211
Massachusetts 71% 14% 7% 6% 2% 111
Michigan 81% 12% 5% 2% < 1% 332
Minnesota 84% 8% 2% 6% < 1% 164
Mississippi 87% 8% 3% 1% 1% 161
Missouri 84% 9% 2% 5% < 1% 240
Nebraska 79% 16% < 1% 5% < 1% 113
New Jersey 80% 13% 3% 3% 1% 249
New Mexico 86% 7% 3% 2% 2% 107
New York 82% 11% 2% 5% < 1% 496
North Carolina 87% 8% 1% 2% 1% 428
North Dakota 82% 10% 3% 4% < 1% 113
Ohio 82% 13% 2% 3% < 1% 389
Oklahoma 85% 12% 1% 2% < 1% 159
Oregon 90% 7% 1% 2% < 1% 111
Pennsylvania 84% 12% 1% 3% < 1% 474
South Carolina 86% 11% 1% 2% 1% 230
South Dakota 79% 12% 4% 5% < 1% 109
Tennessee 89% 7% 2% 2% 1% 326
Texas 84% 11% 2% 3% 1% 1,052
Utah 93% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 141
Virginia 88% 7% 2% 2% 1% 318
Washington 84% 10% 3% 2% 1% 204
West Virginia 87% 10% 1% 3% < 1% 143
Wisconsin 74% 15% 1% 8% 2% 197
Wyoming 78% 17% 2% 3% 1% 118

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